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black bakelite back with multi-colored rhinestones set in gold tone, 2-1/2".
DRESS CLIPS gold
tone filigree with red, green and blue cabochons.
capped gem tone glass teardrops dress
clip 2-1/2". View
CLIP red, green, blue and
clear poured glass dress clip, 2-1/8".
NYC dress clip with cranberry and green glass beads set in gold tone, circa 1940,
CLIP with brilliant red, blue and
green cabochons and marcasites.
HASKELL pink and blue glass
dangles dress clip, 3". See Gordon & Pamfiloff’s "Miriam Haskell
Jewelry" page 148.
CLIP dress clip
with topaz glass faceted beads and gold tone leaves, 2-1/4".
BLUE glass teardrops dress
DE ROSA Deco
style rose and lavender unfoiled stones in this brilliant 1-3/4"
a portrait under glass mounted in
gold tone scroll embossed dress clip, 2-1/2".
DRESS CLIP with clear beveled
center stone, green and pink surrounding stones, 1-1/2".
fur clip with pink and blue pastel rhinestones center in this VERY three
dimensional piece. I think it is an unsigned De Rosa as I have the original
art work for a piece just like this.
dress clips on a pin back in red and clear rhinestones set in silver tone. Large and lovely
at 3" wide.
double clip on a pin back in green and clear rhinestone set in silver tone,
most unusual, 2". View
melon-shaped beads and leaves decorate this wonderful 2-3/4" dress clip.
CLIP a tiny 3/4" treasure with marcasites and topaz-colored glass beads.
CLEMENS 2-1/4" dress
clips with gem tone cabochons and a hand-hammered look circa. View
gold tone 3" tree fur clip with pink rhinestones and an enameled
peacock and leaves. View
MAZER large 4"
enameled fox fur clip.
FOX gold tone foxy fur clip,
rectangular plaque base
with geometric openwork lattice design of colorless horizontally-set
baguette rhinestones and colorless vertically pave-set rhinestones,
surmounted by four sets of opposed pink triangular glass stones with central
pink glass bead clusters, two flat-backed hinged clips on reverse, 3-7/8" x
1-1/2", circa 1930. The back shows where it was once
attached to something… perhaps a purse.
Pink and clear rhinestone CLIPS shown together.
These are the same piece seen in Christie Romero’s "Warman’s Jewelry",
3rd Ed, page 140.
a curved rectangular plaque with
a geometric sawtooth design of curved perpendicular bars of square-cut light
pink and colorless rhinestones alternating with triangular plaques of pave-set
colorless rhinestones, two flat-backed hinged clips on reverse,
curved 2-clips style, 3-1/8" clip probably meant to be worn on a curved
neckline, circa 1930. View
with large pastel green art glass glass cabochon and red rhinestone small
cabochons set in gold tone metal, circa 1930s, 3" wide. This is in excellent
vintage condition. View
CLIP with a large unusually-shaped aqua center rhinestone, clip is
Pastel "Bubbles" pink and
blue glass beads 2-1/4" dress clip.
when the wings are squeezed, the pins open to be fastened.
CLIP/BRACELET silver tone mesh slide bracelet with a detachable dress
clip end decoration. View
EISENBERG unsigned clear rhinestone 2-3/4" double clip brooch. It is hinged at
the center so that it can be worn with the wings in different positions.
PEACOCK tail motif clear
rhinestones dress clip circa 1935.
clip 2-5/8" brooch in clear rhinestones circa 1935, marked pat 2,114,675.
DRESS CLIP peridot colored
rhinestone and pave 2-1/3" marvel. Really brilliant!
|DRAWING probably for dress|
clips or brooches circa 1930.
|DRAWING probably for dress|
clips or brooches circa 1930.
|DRAWING stamped in French|
"Henri Hoffmann, 29 Mai, 1925, 63 Rue de Bretange, Paris. These
drawings are of rings and brooches.
CLIPS Deco style
wonderfully designed clear rhinestone dress clips, set of 2, 2-5/8" each.
TKF Clipmates Deco style
clear rhinestone pave 2-5/8" pin/clips.
clear rhinestone clip/pin combo, circa 1940. View
glass and metal 2" dress clip, circa 1940.
CLIP in clear,
red and blue rhinestones, 2-1/8". Possibly a 1940’s MB Boucher,
but most of the mark is illegible.
FUR CLIP 3″ two-pronged with red baguettes and clear rhinestone pave…
really a statement piece! Marked with the "bird head" mark
and "Patn Pend". VIEW
CLIP 2" wreath of multi colored rhinestones.
FUR CLIP in red,
clear and blue rhinestones with enameled beehive emblem in the center.
with purple and pink rhinestones set in gold tone.
DRESS CLIP with
chain fringe and topaz-colored beads and rhinestones, 3-1/2". This
is an unsigned DeRosa.
DECO fabulous substantial 3" dress clip with green and clear rhinestones.
DRESS CLIP with red and purple rhinestones, 3-1/4". I
suspect this is an unsigned DeRosa. View
multi-colored beads 3-1/2" dress clip with green wooden leaves.
GRAPES glass beads and plastic
leaves clip. View
PEARLIZED plastic baby blue
and pink dress clip, 3".
WISHBONE good luck fur clip
with green enameled shamrocks and clear rhinestone centers all set in
gold tone, horse shoe made to rock back and forth, circa 1935.
AQUA Haskell style brooch of aqua
pinched glass beads and florets and white celluloid chain, circa 1940, 4".
While this has some attributes of an early Hess piece, including the
findings and glass beads, I cannot attribute it definitely.
August Forge silver pine cones dress clip, 2-1/8" by 1-1/2", company
1923-present. I would think that this design and the clip style would date
it circa 1935. ViewView
metal beads, leaves and bells 3-1/2" dress clip circa 1940.
coral and aqua beads dress clip, probably Czech.
HASKELL early unsigned dress
clip, wood and glass beads.
WOOD beads multi-color and white wooden
2-3/4" dress clip with floret beads at the top, very Haskell in it’s style, but
it could also be Czech.
LILY PAD and dangling florets
early unsigned gold tone 4" dress clip. From the findings,
construction and the detailed design, I would attribute this to Haskell.
It is absolutely lovely, and so unusual.
Made in Germany white daisy glass beads 2-1/2" pin.
tone clip with green glass beads, 2-1/2".
CLIP triangular dress clip
with cranberry glass beads, 2-1/4".
TONE leaves 3-1/2" dress clip with blue glass beads.
gold tone dress clip with floral motif and artificial pearls, 2-1/3".
gold tone dress clip with carnelian colored pierced and etched stone,
SANDALS gold tone fur clips with clear rhinestones, set of 2, 1-3/4".
embossed dress clips. View
lady face with earrings pot metal dress clip with aqua unfoiled rhinestone,
BLUE “WMCA” (White Metal Caster’s
Association) Deco blue glass and
clear rhinestone round dress clip, circa 1930, 2″. See information on this
mark in Christie Romero’s "Warman’s Jewelry" Edition 3, page 136.
|CLIP antiqued silver tone leaves,|
buds and berries dress clip circa 1935, 2-1/8".
|SWEATER silvery sweater guard,|
6" wide with 1-1/4" clips. View
|CLEAR and red rhinestones set in pot metal dress clip circa 1930s, 1-1/2".|
TEARDROP glass beaded dress clip with gold tone leaves, circa 1940,
|CORO Duette large blue faux star|
sapphire and clear rhinestones marked with patn. 1798867, 3-5/8".
DECO dress clip with 1-1/2"
clear unfoiled rhinestone center surrounded by clear and purple
MADE IN FRANCE
three swords fur clip, a HUGE 5-3/4" long and 4" wide. Red, white and black
enamel on gold tone metal. The sword hilts are formed of curled snakes with clown faces at the base of each
Marked "Made in France"
MEXICAN man double
pronged fur clip with hinged sombrero, 2-1/4" in gold tone metal with red
and black enameling. Front View with hat down. Front View with hat back. Back View. #Y23423
unsigned gold tone bells with blue glass bead clappers pin, 3-1/4".
PURPLE and pink rhinestones set in
gold tone dress clip, light wear on back, 2-3/4".
DOCTOR DRESS large
clear rhinestone dress clip, circa 1935, 3".
CLIP clear faceted glass
bead and pastel seed bead dress clip, circa 1940, 2-1/2".
REYCO clear rhinestone button
covers, marked on the back "patn 1922".
red glass beads and clear rhinestones V-shaped dress clips, set of 2, 1" each.
PINK and citrine unfoiled
rhinestones set in gold tone dress clip circa 1940, finish worn on sides,
|GOLD TONE dress clip with|
pastel aqua beads, 2".
|ASIAN gold tone man’s face in|
black enameled hat with red glass bead tip dress clip, 2-5/8".
CLIPS antiqued gold tone
with coral-colored glass cabochons clips, set of 2, 2-1/3" each.
|RHINESTONE purple and|
clear rhinestone hinged fur clip with glass drop tips, a very unusual
|WHITE white opaque glass beads|
and gold tone filigree leaves pin, 4".
|DARK brown enameled berries dress clip with gold tone|
textured leaves, 2-1/8".
|EISENBERG style unsigned fur clip|
with yellow and blue unfoiled rhinestones with clear rhinestone accents set
in gold tone, 3". View
|CLIP topaz colored glass|
cabochons set in antiqued gold tone tulips and berries dress clip circa
1930, 1-5/8" by 2-1/4". View
|GLASS green leaves and|
pale pink glass "cracked ice" balls dress clip, circa 1940, 3".
|CLIP Kaywi_ Nov. NY gold tone|
oval leaf dress clip with green cabochon and rhinestones, 2-3/4" by
CLIPS in lovely citrine colored rhinestones with clear
rhinestone accents all set in gold tone, 1". Delicate beauties in a smaller
CLEAR unfoiled rhinestones
dress clip brilliantly set in silver tone, marked on clip back "pat
1852188", circa 1930, 3".
cobalt blue glass bell-shaped and round beads clip with gold tone metal bead
accents, circa 1940, 2-3/4".
CLIP royal blue glass beads
wired onto brass setting pin, 3" by 2.5"..
CORO flower dress clips in
clear rhinestones, gold tone and silver tone, circa 1930s, 1-1/2" each.
Dress clip to be worn on a neckline or the edge of a lapel.
Two-pronged fur clip, to be worn like a brooch.
Purse clasp clip.
LILY pad and dangling florets, an
early unsigned gold tone 4" dress clip, circa 1940. It is absolutely lovely, and so unusual.
1939 Benjamin Allen Catalogue page 137.
"Tryette sets combination brooch and dress clip sets. White metal white stone
sets." These were early versions of what Corocraft called "Duettes".
PURPLE rhinestone clip set in gold tone
filigree, 1-5/8" by 1-1/4". This is in excellent condition with
unfoiled stones and clean gold tone setting.
Duette brooch/clips combination which can be worn as one brooch or two separate
Shoe buckles which would have had an addition clip to attach it to the shoe.
|FLOWERS enameled Duette style|
brooch and dress clips combo in dusty red and green with red, blue and green
rhinestones, patent 1,798,867 and 1,852,188 circa 1930s, 3".
|DECO dress clip with clear|
rhinestones, green cabochon ends, 2-1/4".
|CLEAR rhinestones set in gold|
tone filigree dress clip, similar to a Hobe piece but this isn’t signed and
all the stones are foiled, 2/58". The wire work is also subtly
different from that of Hobe. It is lovely though, whoever made it.
DRAMATIC fur clips with an Eisenberg look but no signature.
This is a pair of curved dress clips in emerald
green colored rectangular stones and red square stones, all set in gun
metal colored silver, each clip 2-1/3" by 1-1/4", circa 1940. The
price is for the set of two clips.
FLOWERS fur clip with white glass petals and blue rhinestones centers, petals held by gold tone
surrounds and accented with gold tone leaves, circa 1940, a nice large 4" by
3". This can be seen in another color in Ball & Torem’s "Masterpieces of
Costume Jewelry" on page 183. One leaf has a mold mark on the back that looks like a
crack but isn’t one.
|BOUQUET fur clip with blue and clear rhinestones set in gold tone, a nice|
large 3-5/8" top to bottom, circa 1940. There is light wear on the finish where
the gilt finish is worn through to the silver, noticeable upon close
examination. This is a bright clean clip easy to wear with lots of different
CLIP with red, blue and green glass leaves, fruit salad style, with clear
rhinestone accents and set in gold tone. Circa 1940s, it is 2" by 1-7/8" and
in excellent vintage condition with only slight discoloration of the metal
on the back only.
SNAKES pair of snake dress clips with aqua rhinestones in their mouths
and textured gold tone, patent number under the clip is "AT180112", circa
1930s, each clip is 2" wide.
CLIP Retro style fur clip with colored rhinestones set in gold tone, 3"
by 1-1/2". The rhinestones are red, purple, topaz, blue and green. In
excellent condition, this is circa 1950.
Note: Cartier patented a mechanism for "double brooches" in about 1927, and Coro
patented their Duette mechanism in about 1931.